The Winnipeg Jets today announced they have agreed to terms with forward Matt Halischuk on a one- year, two way contract worth $725,000.
Halischuk, 26, played in 46 games with the Winnipeg Jets last season recording 10 points (5G, 5A) and six penalty minutes. The Toronto, ON native has played in 203 games for New Jersey, Nashville, and Winnipeg collecting 64 points (30G, 34A) and 47 penalty minutes. He’s also played in 118 career AHL games with the Lowell Devils and Milwaukee Admirals recording 77 points (38G, 39A) and 24 penalty minutes.
He was originally drafted by the New Jersey Devils in the fourth round, 117th overall, in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.
Born June 1 1988 -- Toronto, ON
Height 5.11 -- Weight 187 -- Shoots R
Selected by New Jersey Devils round 4 #117 overall 2007 NHL Entry Draft